So what’s so important about cloaking your affiliate links..?
[Phantom Link Cloaker Video Below]
several things in fact: –
1. first of all it means you can change a long, ugly, and obviously affiliate url like this –
in to something shorter, esier to remember (depending on the url you use) and not so obviously an affiliate url, like this: –
which also allows you to choose the wording for the actual link, so you can use something descriptive and relevant, as I did in the link above, or a word that catches attention in some manner, such as: –
2. this also helps to stop affiliate commission “theft”, or “hoplink hijacking”, with popular affiliate systems like Clickbank, where it’s easy for a visitor to replace the affiliate link with their own, as shown in the video below.